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Tuberculosis in Romania: Tackling TB in Romania's Prisons

Tuberculosis in Romania: Tackling TB in Romania’s Prisons

Tom Maguire from the RESULTS UK campaigns team spent two weeks during December in Romania creating a short video and photo-story on drug-resistant TB. In this blog post he discusses some of the innovative measures that have been introduced in Romania’s prisons to reduce TB rates.
Despite having one of the highest rates of TB and […]

TBEC runs national Advocacy Strategy Planning Workshop in Azerbaijan

TBEC runs national Advocacy Strategy Planning Workshop in Azerbaijan

Following an initial visit in June to link up with local TB-interested civil society organisations (CSOs), TB Europe Coalition (TBEC) agreed to run a workshop to help local groups build collaboration between themselves, increase individual advocacy skills, and plan a programme of advocacy action for the next couple of years.
This took place over three days, […]

TBEC meets and starts partnership with TB stakeholders in Azerbaijan

TBEC meets and starts partnership with TB stakeholders in Azerbaijan

From 3rd-7th June, TBEC representatives from TB Alert UK, RESULTS UK and Global Health Advocates travelled to Baku, Azerbaijan to meet with a number of TB civil society organisations (CSOs) and stakeholders. The trip was part of a series of visits to countries with high burdens of TB and MDR-TB in the WHO European Region that […]

TBEC Participates in the 2013 WHO Review of Moldova Program

TBEC Participates in the 2013 WHO Review of Moldova Program

Photo: Jonathan Stillo. Chişinau, Moldova. Some of the civil society representatives taking part in the NGO roundtable: Left to right: Victor Volovei, executive director, UCIMP, Andrei Mosneaga, program director, PAS Center, Oxana Rucsineanu, chair, NGO 'Smit', Victoria Petrica, program coordinator, UCIMP, Rita Seicas, program coordinator, PAS Center.
Last month, Jonathan Stillo, a medical anthropologist and active […]

TBEC works with Romanian civil society to develop advocacy plan for TB

TBEC works with Romanian civil society to develop advocacy plan for TB

Following the TB Europe Coalition’s visit to Romania last year, the Coalition found itself collaborating with Romanian Angel Appeal (RAA), a charity working on health issues and a principal recipient of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria. RAA organised an advocacy training for members of the Stop TB Partnership Romania and asked […]

TBEC meets with TB stakeholders in Moldova

TBEC meets with TB stakeholders in Moldova

From 12 until 16 August 2012, Paul Sommerfeld from TB Alert UK, Fanny Voitzwinkler from Global Health Advocates France and Cristina Enache from Romanian Angel Appeal met with TB advocates in Chisinau and Balti, Moldova. Our visit was facilitated by PAS: the Centre for Health Policies and Studies (NGO Principal Recipient of the Global Fund […]

TB Europe Coalition meets with TB stakeholders in Bulgaria

TB Europe Coalition meets with TB stakeholders in Bulgaria

Last week, members of the TB Europe Coalition travelled to Sofia to meet with the Bulgarian National TB Programme and civil society organisations working on TB to learn more about TB activities and advocacy in Bulgaria.
The first day in country, coalition members met with representatives from the National Patients’ Organisation, a non-disease specific umbrella organisation […]

Impact of TBEC’s visit to Lithuania

Ms Inga Bulotiene, Chair of Saules Smiltys (the only NGO working on TB in Lithuania), tells us about the TB Europe Coalition’s successful visit to Lithuania.
The charity and support foundation, Saulės Smiltys, was established in 2007. Since then it has actively been supporting patients who are ill with a hazardous and infectious disease – tuberculosis. […]

TBEC members visit Latvia

In a series of visit to high burden TB countries (see the story of our visit to Lithuania: http://www.tbcoalition.eu/2011/07/20/tbec-delegation-visits-lithuania/ ), a delegation of TBEC members from the UK (TB Alert), Belgium (Global Health Advocates) and Lithuania (Saules Smiltys) met with Latvian stakeholders in Riga.
A rich schedule was prepared by TREPES: a social benefit organisation staffed […]

TBEC Delegation Visits Lithuania

In June, two members of the TB Europe Coalition visited Lithuania, in a general move to reach out to civil society actors in TB high-priority countries in the EU and neighbouring countries (previous field visits have already taken place to Ukraine and Romania).
The trip was co-organised by Saules Smiltys, the only NGO we know to […]

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